OAKLAND--Virginia Gail Adams, 80 years young, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019, peacefully in her sleep. She had a great passion for Jesus and was an inspiration to all who knew her. \r\n\r\nVirginia was born at home in Oakland, Maine on December 17, 1938, the daughter of Hazel (Colpitts) and Arthur Wilde Jr. She graduated from Williams High School.\r\n\r\nVirginia spent her life caring for others by driving the KVCAP buses and caring for the elderly. She also spent her years as an ordained minister.\r\n\r\nVirginia was an angel on earth until she gained her wings. She touched the lives of everyone she met by spreading joyful praise.\r\n\r\nVirginia loved her children, her 13 grandchildren and her 11 great-grandchildren.\r\n\r\nShe was predeceased by her parents; her infant daughter, Lori-Ann; and her sister, Judy Wilde.\r\n\r\nVirginia is survived by her children, Colleen Gooldrup and her husband, Wayne, Wesley Adams, Jr., Danny Adams and his wife, Elizabeth, Shawn and Penny Nava, and Kelly Adams and her companion, Vaughn Foster; and sister Ann Norman. \r\n\r\nVirginia opened her heart and her home to many of her children’s friends for many years.\r\nThey were all considered her children and they all called her “ma”.\r\n\r\nWe would like to thank all the workers at the Dialysis Care, Inc. of Fairfield, Maine for all the wonderful care while she was getting her dialysis.\r\n\r\nFor those who would like to donate towards the funeral expense can do so by donating to: Danny Adams, 301 Smithfield Rd., Oakland, Maine 04963.